Top 10 Entry-Level Remote Careers for New Graduates

Gen Z graduates may be stepping into a stable job market, but recent studies have projected a nearly two percent decline in hiring from the Class of 2024. At the same time, remote and hybrid work remains a top priority for the majority of younger job seekers. In a FlexJobs® survey, 40% of Gen Z respondents stated remote work options were important to them, and 80% said they are more productive working remotely than in the office. To help new graduates and early job seekers better evaluate their career options this spring,

The study identified the top 10 careers for entry-level, remote roles by analyzing more than 50 career categories in its database and determining the fields with the highest number of entry-level job postings between January 1 and April 19, 2024, that offered any level of remote work, including fully remote and hybrid work arrangements. 

Top 10 Career Categories for Entry-Level Remote & Hybrid Jobs

The following categories are ordered from highest to lowest, according to the number of remote entry-level positions available to job seekers as of April 19, 2024.

  1. Customer Service
  2. Bilingual
  3. Sales
  4. Accounting & Finance
  5. Computer & IT
  6. Administrative
  7. Medical & Health
  8. Business Development
  9. Account Management
  10. Bookkeeping

So, if your students want to find a job where they can work from home after graduation these are some of the career categories, they should consider pursuing.